Phan Thiet is an attractive tourist destination in Vietnam with a beautiful coastline and white sandy beaches.
If you intend to start your journey to Phan Thiet but still wondering how to visit Phan Thiet from Ho Chi Minh city, please refer to the suggestions below!
213 is the distance between the beautiful coastal city of Phan Thiet and Saigon. You can easily travel by different means of transportation.
Option 1: By train
You can try out the 5-star train from Saigon to Phan Thiet, with the cost starts at $8
Option 2: By bus
Traveling by bus is a more flexible option. The cost starts at $5
Option 3: By bike
You can enjoy the beautiful scenery along the way.
This article is a complete transportation guide from Ho Chi Minh to Phan Thiet Vietnam, including ticket price, schedule, and how to book online tickets.
Duration: 3 hours 44 minutes
Cost starts at $8
Thanks to the North-South railway, many travelers often choose trains as a means of transportation to ensure safety as well as cost savings.
Vietnam Railways offers a daily train from Saigon to Phan Thiet. The journey takes approximately 3 hours, 44 minutes.
SPT2 departs at 6:40 am and arrives in Phan Thiet at 10:24 am daily.
The railway distance from Ho Chi Minh to Phan Thiet is approximately 187 km.
You can select your seats based on your preference.
From Soft seat to Soft berth, all carriages and cabins are equipped with air-conditioner and comfortable seats/berths.
Passengers are allowed to bring up to 20 kg/ per person and can purchase food and drinks on the train from Saigon to Phan Thiet.
You can buy online train tickets easily with Baolau or 12go.asia
Duration: 5 hours
Besides trains, many people often choose to travel by bus to get to Phan Thiet Vietnam.
In Saigon, there are different bus providers for you to choose from, and the recommended ones are The Sinh Tourist, Hanh Cafe, and Phuong Trang (Futa bus).
Tips: My favorite is The Sinh Tourist!
The bus fare to Phan Thiet is also reasonable, only from 120,000 VND to 150,000 VND depending on the providers.
There are several buses departing from Saigon to Phan Thiet daily so you can pick one according to your travel plan.
The earliest bus departs at 7 am while the latest one leaves at 11 pm. You can check both Baolau and 12go for different bus providers.
Tips: You should take a night sleeper bus from Saigon to Phan Thiet, so you can take a rest during the trip and arrive in the early morning.
You can buy online bus tickets easily with Baolau or 12go.asia
After entering your desired day of departure, you can find a fully detailed schedule of the day with different bus providers.
Traveling by bike from Saigon to Phan Thiet will be exciting experience because you can admire the beautiful scenery along the coast.
Especially in Phan Thiet, there is a coastal point which is considered the familiar check-in coordinates of many travelers.
Also, you can be more active and stop or visit any tourist destination along the way if you want.
From Ho Chi Minh City, you drive along Highway 1A through Binh Lau, Lagi then to Mui Ke Ga of Binh Thuan Province.
From here continue to drive further to the city of Phan Thiet. It is a quite convenient road, easy to go, and you can enjoy the scenery on both sides.
Different from the bustling atmosphere of Saigon, visiting Phan Thiet, you will feel a remarkable sense of tranquility.
Not only offering beautiful natural scenery, but this land is also a fascinating cultural tourism destination with diverse Cham communities.
Phan Thiet is best known for Mui Ne.
Located 22km northeast of Phan Thiet city, Mui Ne today has become an attractive tourist destination for tourists with vast white sand hills and coconut trees along the coast.
There are also many luxurious resorts in Mui Ne suitable for your stay.
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